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THIS was probably Harare City’s worst performance in the season so far, but they did just enough to beat Bulawayo City at Rufaro Stadium yesterday in this Chibuku Super Cup first round match, with William “Chibuku” Manondo grabbing yet another goal in this competition. ...

CHAPUNGU gaffer Rodwell Dlakama is confident that the Air Force of Zimbabwe side can upset Norman Mapeza’s FC Platinum in the Chibuku Super Cup first round tie set for Mandava Stadium today. ...

HERENTALS coach Kumbirai Mtiwekuziva has boldly declared that his team will prevail at Baobab Stadium where they face hosts Ngezi Platinum Stars in a Chibuku Super Cup first round tie this afternoon. ...

DEVOID of any hope of winning the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League this season, the country’s big three, Dynamos, Caps United and Highlanders turn their attention to the Chibuku Super Cup hoping to clinch what has been elusive to all three of them. ...

HIGHLANDERS coach Madinda Ndlovu says signs of fatigue are still showing in his squad following the draining trip that took them to Rusape via Mutare then Harare and Kariba last week to fulfil two Castle Lager Premier Soccer League fixtures. ...

MIDFIELD ace Moses Muchenje and goalkeeper Ryan Harrison have been ruled out of Harare City’s Chibuku Super Cup clash against Bulawayo City at Rufaro Stadium this afternoon, adding to the injury woes of the defending champions who are also without star striker Ishmael Wadi. ...

CAPS United’s thirst for another flirtation with continental football will be a source of motivation as the Green Machine launch their bid to win the Chibuku Super Cup, which comes with a $75 000 cheque as well as a ticket to the Caf Confederation Cup. ...

FORMER Zimbabwe cricket team coach Heath Streak has lodged an application with the High Court of Zimbabwe seeking the provisional liquidation of Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC) and the appointment of a provisional liquidator to run the affairs of the cash-strapped local cricket governing body. ...

TROUBLED Dynamos host Bulawayo Chiefs at Rufaro Stadium tomorrow afternoon in the Chibuku Super Cup first round match, with the Harare giants seeking consolation in order to quell the growing discontent in their camp following what has been a disappointing season in the league, where they are facing a grim possibility of relegation. ...

DYNAMOS’ bid to win the Chibuku Super Cup has been boosted by the return of skipper Ocean Mushure ahead of their first round clash against Bulawayo Chiefs at ...

SABLES coach Peter de Villiers has lashed out at former Springboks winger Tonderai Chavhanga after his recent criticism of the national team’s failure to qualify for next year’s ...

HARARE City will be without their star striker Ishmael Wadi when they begin their Chibuku Super Cup defence with a tricky match against struggling Bulawayo City at Rufaro ...

FC Platinum forward Rodwell Chinyengetere’s remarkable performance could see him joining the exclusive club of players who have won the Zimbabwe Soccer Star of the Year accolade on successive occasions. ...

MEN’s basketball clubs Harare City Hornets and Foxes from Harare as well as ladies’ teams Lakers (Bulawayo) and Vixens (Harare) have been selected to take part in the 24th edition of the Zone Six basketball club championship qualifiers to be held at the ZITF in Bulawayo next month. ...

WITH the league championship battle seemingly a preserve of the two platinum sides, FC Platinum and Ngezi Platinum Stars in the last two years, the rest of the Castle Lager Premier Soccer League sides have all firmly fixed their sights on quenching their success thirst in the Chibuku Super Cup which stars at the weekend. ...

CHAPUNGU gaffer Rodwell Dhlakama is worried about his side’s form of late despite the Gweru-based Castle Lager Premier Soccer League side having gone for five matches without defeat. ...

NEXT month’s Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) Group G qualifier between Zimbabwe and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will be played in the evening, with a 7pm ...

HARARE City coach Mark Harrison is looking into the Dynamos future with a sense of optimism despite a spate of dreadful results which have left the Glamour Boys ...

CAPE TOWN — Maurizio Sarri believes Eden Hazard can win the Golden Boot and said he has told the Belgian international that he can score 40 goals this ...

THE Zifa Central Region Soccer League (CRSL) has continued to attract sponsorship with Gweru-based hardware company, Elseshed coming on board to fund the goalkeeper and top goalscorer of ...

THE Harare Basketball Association (HBA) 2018/19 is set to kick off this weekend following a meeting of club representatives a fortnight ago. ...

IN-FORM Zimbabwe golfer, Scott Vincent, will spearhead the country’s challenge at the 2018 ISPS Handa Melbourne World Cup of Golf following his confirmation in the final field of ...

Liverpool — Mohamed Salah outshone Neymar and Kylian Mbappe on the Champions League stage last season, but as Paris Saint-Germain’s star duo head to Anfield tonight seeking to ...

FC Platinum ace Rodwell “Rhoma” Chinyengetere has turned himself into a reliable goal-scoring machine this season after netting six goals in the last three matches. ...

THE relegation six pointer between Chapungu and Nichrut at Ascot Stadium ended in a dull draw yesterday, with the point gained by each doing very little to ease the two teams’ demotion worries. ...

JUST when one thought things couldn’t get any worse for Dynamos, the Harare giants were plunged into further crisis yesterday when they were beaten by Harare City at Rufaro Stadium, a defeat that left them just two points from the relegation zone. ...

A FIRST half long range shot by Trevor Mavhunga was all Triangle needed to arrest a two-game winless streak that had threatened their top four finish. ...

THE Zimbabwe Netball team, the Gems, have a mammoth task in their bid to make an impression in their debut appearance at the Netball World Cup after they were drawn in the same group with the world’s best-ranked team, Australia, for the premier competition in international netball set for Liverpool in July 2019. ...

BLACK RHINOS surpassed FC Platinum’s record of scoring the most goals in a single match this season after they massacred hapless Mutare City in a one-sided contest at the National Sports Stadium yesterday. ...

The title tussle involving Castle Lager Premier Soccer League log leaders FC Platinum and Ngezi Platinum Stars has provided enthralling entertainment all the way so far this season. ...